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Khalen Saunders out with an elbow injury

Chiefs defensive tackle Khalen Saunders will not return, the team reports. Saunders injured his elbow with 5:39 remaining in the first quarter on a Deshaun Watson pass to Brandin Cooks for 9 yards. The Texans scored a touchdown on the next play, a 19-yard run by David Johnson, to take a 7-0 lead. The Chiefs […]

Lifestyle

Black people more likely than others to die from colorectal cancer spreading to the liver

Colorectal cancer is more prevalent among Black people, a group that has the highest rates of death for an illness that is curable if caught early. “The unfortunate reality is that minorities, especially Black people, have a much lower chance of getting lifesaving cancer treatment. Health care works within a social construct, and to change […]

Business

Exclusive: Tesla in talks to buy low carbon nickel from Canada – sources

LONDON – Tesla is in discussions with Canadian miner Giga Metals about helping to develop a large mine that would give the electric carmaker access to low carbon nickel for its batteries, three sources familiar with the matter said. Alongside its goal to reduce pollution from driving, Tesla is also striving to reduce its own […]

Technology

If you pre-order Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time you can play the demo next week

In-universe. If you pre-order Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time you can play the demo next week, Activision has announced. That’s if you pre-order digitally. Do so and you get the demo 16th September 2020. The game launches proper 2nd October. Meanwhile, Activision has released a video showing off Tawna gameplay. Tawna, one of the […]

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Roadside bomb attack kills 10 but misses Afghan vice president

The Taliban denied involvement in the attack, which comes ahead of long-awaited peace talks between an Afghan delegation and the Taliban in Qatar. KABUL — A roadside bomb in Kabul targeted first Afghan Vice President Amrullah Saleh on Wednesday morning but he escaped unharmed, his spokesman said. The attack killed 10 people and injured 15 […]

Sport

Mike Evans did not practice today

Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans remains out of practice with a hamstring injury. The Bucs’ top receiver has been described by coach Bruce Arians as a game-time decision for Sunday’s game against the Saints. Hamstring injuries also plagued him last season, and the Bucs want to get him healthy. Evans has topped 1,000 receiving yards […]

Lifestyle

New way to target some rapidly dividing cancer cells, leaving healthy cells unharmed

Scientists at Johns Hopkins Medicine and the University of Oxford say they have found a new way to kill some multiplying human breast cancer cells by selectively attacking the core of their cell division machinery. The technique, so far tested only on lab-grown and patient-derived cancer cells, could advance efforts to find drugs that kill […]

Business

Facebook launches legal action against Irish watchdog over data transfers

Facebook Inc launched legal action on Friday against Ireland’s Data Protection Commission in an attempt to halt a proposed order that could stop the company from transferring data from the European Union to the United States. The U.S. social media giant urged regulators “to adopt a pragmatic and proportionate approach until a sustainable long-term solution […]

Technology

Infinity Ward disables all vehicles in Call of Duty: Warzone after players discover game-breaking glitch

UPDATE: Vehicles now restored. UPDATE 8/9/20: Following a day of vehicle-free battle royale action, instigated after the discovery of a serious, game-breaking glitch, Infinity Ward has restored transportation to Call of Duty: Warzone. As announced in a developer tweet, vehicles have been reactivated as part of today’s playlist update. No additional insight on the incident […]

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Myanmar soldiers confess to Rohingya massacre: ‘Shoot all that you see’

The testimony marks the first time members of Myanmar’s military have admitted to what the U.N. and international prosecutors call a genocidal campaign against the Rohingya. The “clearance operation” began at 3 a.m. in western Myanmar, the soldier says. The colonel in charge told the troops in Myanmar’s 565th light infantry battalion their task was […]